Desi Arthied
Vital statistics
Gender Male
Rank Charter Member
Storage Master Second
Era First Pass
Affiliation Landing
Fort Hold
Spouse Not Named
Children Ali Arthied[1]
First appearance Dragonsdawn
Notable appearance Dragonsdawn

BlankHold Fort Shield

He is the second command of Stores, settlers that originally colonized Pern[2][3].


He acted as Joel, super cargo on the Yokohama, during the Landing on Pern. He also had engineer background, which he passed on to his son, Ali Arthied.  He worked very hard during the Second Crossing as Jim Tillek cargo master, his heart stopped working, but they were able to save him, his recorder was tuck inside of his vest,  Jim told Zi Onglola, to tell Joel, after the black squall hit his fleet.

Personality and traits

He had a hard time keep up with Joel Lilienkamp[4], but he did what had to be done.


External links

  1. Ali Arthied on
  2. Desi Arthied on
  3. Cast of Pern: Dragonsdawn on
  4. Lilcamp Bloodline on

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